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MLB Salary Rankings MLB Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active MLB players.

2020 Starting Pitcher Base Rankings

Player base
1

Gerrit Cole

Starting Pitcher
$36,000,000
2

Stephen Strasburg

Starting Pitcher
$35,000,000
3

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$33,000,000
4

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$32,000,000

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$32,000,000
6

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$30,000,000
7

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$28,777,759
8

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000
9

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$23,333,334
10

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$23,000,000

Jacob deGrom

Starting Pitcher
$23,000,000
12

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000
13

Zack Wheeler

Starting Pitcher
$21,500,000
14

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$21,000,000
15

Hyun-Jin Ryu

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000
17

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
$19,000,000
18

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000

Dallas Keuchel

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000
21

Jake Odorizzi

Starting Pitcher
$17,800,000
22

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
$17,500,000

Trevor Bauer

Starting Pitcher
$17,500,000
24

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000
26

Miles Mikolas

Starting Pitcher
$15,750,000
27

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$15,250,000
28

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Charlie Morton

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000
31

Yusei Kikuchi

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000

Alex Cobb

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000
33

Tyler Chatwood

Starting Pitcher
$13,000,000
34

James Paxton

Starting Pitcher
$12,500,000
35

Kyle Hendricks

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000

Tanner Roark

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000

Marcus Stroman

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000
38

Kyle Gibson

Starting Pitcher
$11,000,000
39

Jose Quintana

Starting Pitcher
$10,500,000
40

Carlos Carrasco

Starting Pitcher
$10,250,000
41

Lance Lynn

Starting Pitcher
$10,000,000

Luis Severino

Starting Pitcher
$10,000,000

Sonny Gray

Starting Pitcher
$10,000,000

Michael Pineda

Starting Pitcher
$10,000,000

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$10,000,000
46

Noah Syndergaard

Starting Pitcher
$9,700,000
47

Mike Minor

Starting Pitcher
$9,500,000
48

Robbie Ray

Starting Pitcher
$9,430,000
49

Kevin Gausman

Starting Pitcher
$9,000,000

Chris Archer

Starting Pitcher
$9,000,000

Anibal Sanchez

Starting Pitcher
$9,000,000

Julio Teheran

Starting Pitcher
$9,000,000
53

Garrett Richards

Starting Pitcher
$8,500,000

Chase Anderson

Starting Pitcher
$8,500,000
55

Eduardo Rodriguez

Starting Pitcher
$8,300,000
56

Michael Fiers

Starting Pitcher
$8,100,000
57

Jordan Lyles

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000

Aaron Nola

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000
59

Homer Bailey

Starting Pitcher
$7,000,000

Blake Snell

Starting Pitcher
$7,000,000
61

Mike Foltynewicz

Starting Pitcher
$6,425,000
62

Madison Bumgarner

Starting Pitcher
$6,000,000

Wade Miley

Starting Pitcher
$6,000,000
64

Anthony DeSclafani

Starting Pitcher
$5,900,000
65

Jon Gray

Starting Pitcher
$5,600,000
66

Martin Perez

Starting Pitcher
$5,500,000

Yaisel Sierra

Starting Pitcher
$5,500,000
68

Matt Boyd

Starting Pitcher
$5,300,000
69

Zach Davies

Starting Pitcher
$5,250,000
70

Brett Anderson

Starting Pitcher
$5,000,000

Adam Wainwright

Starting Pitcher
$5,000,000

Dylan Bundy

Starting Pitcher
$5,000,000

Steven Matz

Starting Pitcher
$5,000,000
74

German Marquez

Starting Pitcher
$4,500,000

Gio Gonzalez

Starting Pitcher
$4,500,000
76

Carlos Rodon

Starting Pitcher
$4,450,000
77

Andrew Heaney

Starting Pitcher
$4,300,000
78

Matt Shoemaker

Starting Pitcher
$4,200,000
79

Lance McCullers

Starting Pitcher
$4,100,000

Mike Clevinger

Starting Pitcher
$4,100,000
81

Jose Berrios

Starting Pitcher
$4,025,000
82

Alex Wood

Starting Pitcher
$4,000,000

Drew Smyly

Starting Pitcher
$4,000,000

Kwang-hyun Kim

Starting Pitcher
$4,000,000
85

Brad Peacock

Starting Pitcher
$3,900,000
86

Sean Manaea

Starting Pitcher
$3,750,000
87

Vincent Velasquez

Starting Pitcher
$3,600,000
88

Mike Montgomery

Starting Pitcher
$3,100,000
89

Josh Lindblom

Starting Pitcher
$3,041,666
90

Kenta Maeda

Starting Pitcher
$3,000,000

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
$3,000,000
92

Daniel Norris

Starting Pitcher
$2,960,000
93

Kyle Freeland

Starting Pitcher
$2,875,000
94

Trevor Williams

Starting Pitcher
$2,825,000
95

Michael Fulmer

Starting Pitcher
$2,800,000

Joe Musgrove

Starting Pitcher
$2,800,000
97

Zach Eflin

Starting Pitcher
$2,625,000
98

Chris Bassitt

Starting Pitcher
$2,250,000

Jameson Taillon

Starting Pitcher
$2,250,000
100

Tyler Glasnow

Starting Pitcher
$2,050,000